Ryan Arnold

Host: New Noise At Nine

About the same time Ryan Arnold’s father taught him how to catch a baseball, he taught him how to cue up a record. To this day baseball is still a passion, but music has become his life. To hear Ryan tell it, “Music is my life. Everything else is just what I do.” [Read Ryan’s Full Bio]

Lin Brehmer & His Advice I Didn’t Take.

Ryan Arnold remembers Lin Brehmer’s friendship and career advice he’s glad he didn’t take.


My 5 Lives: The Who

Ryan Arnold shares 5 of his favorite live recordings of The Who.


New Pornographers, The Shins, LP – New Noise at Nine. Thursday January 26, 2017

A sampling of new music from some XRT faves who are coming to town this spring.


My 5 Lives: “People Have The Power”

Activist, poet, songwriter, the High Priestess of Rock – Patti Smith has words for all occasions. To some, today calls for only four: People Have The Power.


Arcade Fire & Mavis Staples, Sturgill Simpson, Laura Marling – New Noise at Nine. Thursday January 19, 2017

Arcade Fire has teamed with Mavis Staples in the past. For Arcade Fire’s first new tune since Reflektor in 2013, “I Give You Power” is an excellent “hello!” to those who’ve been longing for new music. The […]


Flaming Lips, Temples, The Shins – New Noise at Nine. Thursday January 12, 2017

The Best of New Music Thursday featured music from a few bands who have XRT shows coming up soon!


Florence + The Machine, Ryan Adams, Bon Iver – New Noise at Nine. Thursday December 29, 2016

The final New Noise at Nine of the year features a look back at new music from 2016 and a look ahead at what’s to come in 2017.


New Noise at Nine – Best of 2016’s Best of New Music Thursday

Ryan Arnold plays some of the songs that make up the Best of 2016’s Best of New Music Thursday.


Florence + the Machine (Maria Ives/Radio.com)

Florence + The Machine, The Shins, Old 97’s – New Noise at Nine. Thursday December 8, 2016

Happy New Year! Lots of music to look forward to this year, so let’s turn our attention to the positive. Check out the playlist from tonight’s show and think about the positive things in 2017. […]


John Mayer, Eliot Sumner, On XRT Vol: 18 – New Noise at Nine. Thursday December 1, 2016

A healthy dose of songs from ON XRT: Live From The Archives Volume 18, Sting’s son Eliot Sumner, and more.




More From WXRT

Play.it Podcasts
15 Of The Most Valuable Rock Records
Watch Live From Studio X Performances

Listen Live